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  1. Re: Creed, L'Instant de Guerlain Extreme, Penhaligon's, Tiffany, Givenchi, Bentley Intense

    Bentley has been sold!
  2. Creed, L'Instant de Guerlain Extreme, Penhaligon's, Tiffany, Givenchi, Bentley Intense

    Hi all !

    I've got a move coming up and need to raise some money so I figured it was time to pare down the collection a bit. All prices are based off of the lowest current price that I could find...
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    Creed Green Irish Tweed

    Hi all -

    I am looking for a good deal on GIT. I don't care if it's the 2.5oz or 4oz bottle. I am located in Texas. If anyone is interested in a possible trade, I have:

    - Penhaligon's LP No.9...
  4. Re: First Date Fragrance/ Rate my collection (I'm new to the fragrance world)

    Sounds promising...!
  5. Re: With Tom Ford's Tuscan Leather, what spray amount is proper?

    I laugh every time I see that avatar and since you post about 2k times per day, I'm laughing a lot. :laugh:
  6. Re: First Date Fragrance/ Rate my collection (I'm new to the fragrance world)

    Any chance you'll get a second date with her? Hope she liked the Bleu...
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    Re: Need sample recommendations PLEASE

    All very great recommendations everyone, thank you. Please keep them coming though. I normally just buy big bottles of fragrance and now am realizing that my money might be better spent on sampling...
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    Need sample recommendations PLEASE

    Hi all -

    I am ordering samples for the first time and need some help. I'll probably be ordering from Decant Shop. I'm hoping to get some recommendations for scents that must be tried, if only...
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    Tom Ford Italian Cypress (Sample)

    Hi all -

    Not sure if swapping samples here is a faux pas, but I figured I'd give it a shot. I've got a 4ml sample of Tom Ford Italian Cypress that I'll never use... but I really love both Tuscan...
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    Re: Aventus Broken Atomizer Cap

    Yea, that's what I have to do right now but it just irks me. I'm really hoping to find a solution here...!
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    Re: Aventus Broken Atomizer Cap

    Yea, I know it's a bit confusing. The cap (or button) just won't stay pressed on. There is a post/stem that it slides into it which may be damaged, I'm not sure.

    I may take her up on the new...
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    Re: Aventus Broken Atomizer Cap

    So far it's not looking good. Response from Creed:

    Thank you for writing to us. The only replacement piece that we have available is the actual atomizer button. Other than that, we do not have...
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    Re: Aventus Broken Atomizer Cap

    That's pretty amazing. I'll give that a shot, thank you!
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    Aventus Broken Atomizer Cap

    Hi all -

    I'm not sure where to post this and have been putting it off for a while but thought I would solicit the advice of the forum to see if there's anything I can do.

    I have a 4.0oz...
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    Tiffany For Men

    I just scored a full 3.4 oz bottle of Tiffany for Men off of Craigslist for $45, which strikes me as a pretty great deal. The woman who sold it to me said her husband bought it and she thinks it...
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    Re: L'Occitane Cedre & Oranger

    Just smelled this today (on paper only) and thought it was ok. I own the Eau Des Baux and enjoy L'Occitane products in general, but this one didn't compel me to make a purchase. Maybe others will...
  17. Re: What do you think is the best all around travel atomizer size and where do you buy it from?

    I second the 5ml travel atomizers at Nordstrom.
  18. Re: Are compliments directly related to fragrance application location?

    What does the (268) in your comment mean?
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    Re: Encre Noire: Eau Hell No!

    This happens to be my favorite post in the thread.
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    Re: BNIB Penhaligon's LP No. 9

    1 down. 1 left. Still considering all offers.
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    Re: BNIB Penhaligon's LP No. 9

    Bump. I have multiple bottles and still entertaining offers.
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    Re: Diptyque Philosykos, CREED SMW, Tabarome Millesime, Terre d'Hermes

    My brand new (with box) 1.7oz Penhaligon's LP No. 9 for any of the ones you are swapping. I enjoy them all. Would prefer the Creed, however.
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    Re: MDCI Invasion Barbare @ Fragrancenet??

    Damn it. Got me.
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    Re: Leaked Creed samples ...

    I wouldn't bother asking for a refund if they were understanding and willing to send out replacement samples. If the replacement samples come damaged, then yes, ask for your money back, but it sounds...
  25. Re: I think one spray of Aventus is better than two

    And he smells absolutely amazing.
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    Re: Chanel Bleu or Allure Homme?

    I am surprised at the responses in this thread. I thought Allure Homme would be the clear winner. I remember when this forum was all about bashing Bleu.
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    Re: Creed And The Hype ?

    Will you link us to your post in the "show us your collection" thread? I am sure there is one but I haven't seen it.
  28. Re: Which of these is a better date scent for a hot day?

    LOL!!

    I like how you recommend 2 fragrances that don't even belong to his collection. I do agree with you, however. Just lol.
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    Re: New Fragrance: Creed Aventus Royal Exclusive

    Heh Heh Heh.

    All the Aventus jokes lately are droll.
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    Re: Cheap Summer frags?

    ^ In my opinion, yes. It is straight up lemon all the way but it does have a vibe going on that dates it a bit.
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    Re: Aventus, Body Odor and Super Darkness

    If by alive you mean befuddled, then yes.
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    Re: Invasion Barbare

    Would this make a good summer scent?
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    Re: How do you choose which fragrance to wear?

    With my eyeballs
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    Re: Am I ready to go into Niche?

    No. We collectively think you should stick to mainstream scents forever. Permission into nichce fragrances is hereby denied.
  35. Re: Would I get drunk if I drink a shot of Aventus?

    Natural selection is a funny thing
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    Re: John Varvatos for men. A pleasant surprise.

    The John Varvatos original is what got me into fragrances.
  37. Re: I cant believe people think Cool Water smells like Green Irish Tweed

    I love the brevity of your responses.
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    Re: Creed Green Valley

    Been wanting to get my hands on this but not willing to spring for the cost it commands on eBay.
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    BNIB Penhaligon's LP No. 9

    http://www.penhaligons.com/images/product/main/2012-LP-No-9-for-Men-100ml.jpg

    Like the title says, I have a new-in-box 1.7oz LP No. 9 to swap. Will consider all reasonable offers. Ships from Texas.
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    Re: Fresh takes on Creed Royal Service

    Heh heh heh. I LOL'd.
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    Re: Deodorant: scented or non-scented

    Which one do use?
  42. Re: Ok, I want to start creating my own frgrances. Where do i begin?

    You're in the right place! Look around this forum. Read the stickies. There is a DIY suppliers list for recommendations on where to purchase your ingredients.
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    Re: Notes & Ingredients

    Thanks guys. My first creation has 11 notes, all EOs. Then adding Everclear.
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    Notes & Ingredients

    How many notes and ingredients (making a distinction between these 2) do your fragrances generally contain?

    What is considered to be the upper limit of notes that one should attempt to...
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    Any perfumers with bad noses?

    I have chronic sinusitis which causes me to be completely blocked on one side or the other every day. There hasn't been a day, at least in the last 10 years or so, in which I was able to breathe...
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    Re: DIY vs Commercial Quality

    Thanks Racuda for the helpful reply!
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    Re: DIY vs Commercial Quality

    Hello all,

    Thank you for the responses. I should have stated that I am merely a hobbyist who is exploring this to create scents for myself. I do not intend to sell my creations, at least not...
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    DIY vs Commercial Quality

    As a beginner to perfumery, I have a question. If one purchases high quality essentials oils and takes every measure to ensure quality control (eg: limiting contamination, proper storage and...
  49. Re: Designer "Type" Scents from The Fragrance Shop: Anybody Have Experience With These?

    Anybody else have experience with them?

    I am thinking of ordering.
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    Re: So I held a fragrance showdown......

    Nice experiment, thanks for sharing.
  51. Re: For those with small collections (less than 20, preferably 10 or less)...

    I am the same way. I do a lot of buying but conversely I do a lot of selling to finance my next acquisition. I am constantly buying and selling to maintain a group of my highest rated fragrances.
    ...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    This looks like a full time job. Someone should be paying you man!
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    You got a Bond 9 for $50 at Marshalls? That is tough to believe. I didn't even know those appeared there.
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    Re: Dior Homme Intense Fan Club

    I've got a bottle I save for special occasions as it doesn't seem suited for every day use, but yes, count me in as a DHI fan!
  55. Re: (PLZ READ DISCLAIMER) Answer These Personality Questions and I'll Recommend a Fragrance for You

    This just turned into your new, pro bono, fulltime job!
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    Re: Any local stores sell tiny funnels ?

    I know this is an old thread but in case there is anyone else with the same question, these can be had at your local Container Store for cheap:
    ...
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    Re: I Think I Have A Fake Azzaro Pour Homme Here

    Dude, the most upsetting thing about this post is your inability to focus the camera :rolleyesold:
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    Re: Aventus on Amazon

    Why not just order it directly from Fragrancenet if they are the one who fulfills it on Amazon?
  59. Thread: Am I Crazy??

    by stoavio
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    Am I Crazy??

    I just bought Acqua Di Parma Colonia Intensa for daytime summer wear and am really enjoying it so far. However, as I was going through my cologne assortment, I found Brooks Brothers New York...
  60. Re: How many sprays of Cool Water should I use, and where should I spray it?

    If it makes the OP feel any better after that snarky comment made by another poster, most people can't tell the difference between a $50 bottle of Cool Water vs. a $250 bottle of GIT.
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    Re: AVENTUS by Creed

    I think Aventus and I are beginning to understand one another. In the beginning, it seems my nose was seeking those fruity top notes throughout the day and if they couldn't be detected I concluded...
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    Re: AVENTUS by Creed

    Interesting post, thanks for sharing. I've decided to stop being so conservative. I am going to bathe in this stuff before I leave because I want my money's worth in compliments damn it! I kid. I'm...
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    Re: AVENTUS by Creed

    Yep. I have tried numerous experiments. It seems for me, unfortunately, less is not more. In the beginning, I will admit the top notes are very prominent but this fades within 30 minutes or less...
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    Re: AVENTUS by Creed

    Went with 1 spray to the back of the neck and 1 to the chest. Didn't smell it at all during the day and received no compliments. I'm beginning to wonder about this one...
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    Re: AVENTUS by Creed

    My Aventus arrived last week from FragranceNet (batch # A42B11Y02) and I too have share in the popular olfactory fatigue lament. Aventus is a very easy fragrance to over-apply evidently. I have been...
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    Re: What Fragrance did Christian Troy Use?

    I've heard mention of Creed in that show before too.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PoHVG-L4e7s
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    Re: Yet another "soapy" thread

    Prada Infusion d'homme for sure
  68. Brooks Brothers: Classic vs. New York Gentlemen

    Over Memorial Day weekend a Brooks Brothers factory store near me was having a 40% off sale. Everything in the store. I quickly procured a bottle of New York Gentlemen and the Brooks Brothers Classic...
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    Re: Kenzo by Kenzo from FragranceNet or?

    I've ordered from them several times, always been pleased.
  70. Re: Got my Green Irish Tweed on Walgreens.com......did I make a mistake?

    He's right. This argument makes the most sense and I've heard it made more than once.

    I think you can rest assured you got a legit and probably fairly current product. It's not as though this was...
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    Re: Bad Longevity with Rive Gauche PH?

    I can smell it on me the next day. It lasts and lasts.... and lasts
  72. Re: Yo guys. Help me out here. 212 Men or Acqua Di Gio?

    I'll echo the above sentiments:

    avoid them both lest you smell like every other 20 year old kid on campus
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    Re: New GAP Core for men

    Just picked one up. GAP has a $10 off coupon in-store so I snagged this for like $20 (100ml bottle).
  74. Re: Which designer fragrances are comparable to niche?

    I second the John Varvatos and Tom Ford suggestions made earlier in this thread.
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    Re: SotD - Saturday, 5 June, 2010

    Crabtree & Evelyn - Nomad
  76. Re: Green Irish Tweed V Cool Water - Real Life Head to Head challenge

    great thread!

    i'll have to try this comparison myself to see what kind of results it yields.
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    Re: Bijan Style Men

    Yea, it does remind me of NRG a bit. I think you're right, I haven't found hardly any discussion on the forums about it.
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    Bijan Style Men

    http://www.fragrantica.com/images/perfume/nd.3563.jpg

    I just received this in a swap. While I like the smell, I'm having a hard time characterizing it. Some reviewers here are especially skilled...
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    Re: Baldessarini by Hugo Boss

    Weird.. I searched and didn't see it. Sorry all! :)
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    Re: John Varvatos Artisan Black

    Yea, I was coming to post this very thread. Definitely needs a spot in the directory.

    I sampled it today and like it.
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    Re: Post a Picture of Your Scents - Edition IV

    That Publix cayenne pepper sauce has amazing longevity. Can we get that added to the directory please?
  82. Re: Issey Miyake Summer Edition 2010 vs. 2009 Comparison?

    I wondered this too. I didn't own the original so i'm not sure. Anyone?
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    Re: your 'secret weapon' scent...

    Hmm.. I don't own one of these scents yet but after reading this thread it seems I have some more shopping to do. :X
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    Re: Creed shelf life

    I too would be interested to know.
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    Re: Sephora vs Fragrancenet

    Fragrancenet.com is an online discount retailer.

    Sephora.com is an actual brick and mortar beauty retailer with thousands of locations.

    The differences? You save more at Fragrancenet but when...
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    Re: Lurking and Learning

    I wish I was better at retaining information. Half of the stuff I read I forget the following day :P
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    Le Cherche Midi Fragrances

    Currently all (7) of their fine fragrances are absent from the directory.

    http://www.lecherchemidi.com/index.php/
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    Baldessarini by Hugo Boss

    http://www.fragranceheaven.com.au/catalog/images/items/Hugo%20Boss%20baldessarini%202.jpg

    Baldessarini Cologne by Hugo Boss, Launched by the design house of hugo boss, this scent elegantly...
  89. Re: Terre d'Hermes - What Gives it that Thick, Masculine Spice?

    Wow. I can't think of a single thing in that post that constitutes being reported.
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    Re: Ok this is so cool!

    Revolutionary!

    :)
  91. Re: Summer is coming. Which fragrance shall I choose?

    D&G Light Blue
    Versace Pour Homme
    Monsieur Balmain
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    Re: Blind Buy Monsieur Balmain

    You're damn right I can (and will). :)
  93. Re: Are Creed colognes suppose to come with a pamphlet?

    DustB has it right! The difference in price = the cost of the pamphlet. Worth it or not? I think not..
  94. Re: Did anyone have a good experience with buying GIT on eBay?

    Wow, the eBayer 'Allshewants' has an insane positive feedback score. She looks pretty legit to me.
  95. Thread: Fragrancenet

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    Re: Do not buy Creed from FragranceNet

    ^ Interesting bit of information. Thank you!
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    Re: overstockperfume.com

    The ratio of positive to negative experiences is pretty skewed. I think it's safe to conclude that more customers are dissatisfied. Based on the mixed bag we've seen here, I think I'd consider...
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    Re: Starting Niche frags

    Does the TF private blend lineup offer better longevity than Grey Vetiver?
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    Re: Displaying user's ages

    I expected for this to produce a polarized response. I'm not saying fragrances created for teens can't be enjoyed by older people or vice-versa. I think that's great if they are! There are no hard...
  99. Re: What colognes do you wear to study or read?

    JV original
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    Re: Voyage d'Hermes in stores !

    Excellent bottle design. I'll have to sample this
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